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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: avert(0.01288 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to avert.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening; “Let's
avoid a confrontation”; “head off a confrontation”;
“avert a strike” [syn: debar, obviate, deflect, head off
, stave off, fend off, avoid, ward off]
2: turn away or aside; “They averted their eyes when the King
entered” [syn: turn away]
English → English (gcide)
Avert \A*vert"\, v. i.
To turn away. [Archaic]
Cold and averting from our neighbor's good. --Thomson.
Avert \A*vert"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Averted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Averting.] [L. avertere; a, ab + vertere to turn: cf. OF.
avertir. See Verse, n.]
To turn aside, or away; as, to avert the eyes from an object;
to ward off, or prevent, the occurrence or effects of; as,
how can the danger be averted? “To avert his ire.”
When atheists and profane persons do hear of so many
discordant and contrary opinions in religion, it doth
avert them from the church. --Bacon.
Till ardent prayer averts the public woe. --Prior.